bears

Loomis couple wishes bears well

Regarding the recent Loomis bear issue, I feel compelled to set the record straight and provide clarification regarding our frequently cited encounter with the family of black bear ...

Residents torn over bears' fate

Former Roseville resident and wildlife activist Justin Barker was saddened when he heard of the plan to trap and potentially kill a mother bear and her three cubs. Barker gained n ...

Game warden holds out hope for troublesome bear family

After calls poured into the Placer County Sheriff’s Office as a family of wayward bears wandered into Roseville over the weekend, Fish and Game officials now hope they’ll stay ...

Unbeaten season at Silverado

Championships are very common for the Silverado Middle School wrestling team. This year’s squad recently completed its third straight Foothill Intermediate School Athletic League ...

Woodcreek boys take first loss in Merced

A Ryan Milat lay-up that would have won the game bounced away and left the Woodcreek boys basketball team one point short on the trip to Merced Saturday. For the Timberwolves, i ...

Oakmont battles Merced to draw

In a battle between the 2008 Sac-Joaquin Section Division I boys soccer champion and the runner-up in Division II, Merced and Oakmont played to a scoreless draw Friday at the Del C ...